UNION – Kean University recently honored Cranford, resident Maritza C. Matlosz ’81 as one of five 2011 Distinguished Alumni award recipients during an afternoon ceremony and reception held in the Science & Technology Building.
LINDEN – Mayor Richard Gerbounka congratulates Austin Frank, who was the District 11 Heavyweight Champion and finished in the top 12 at the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association State Championships in Atlantic City.
CLARK — Nine students from Saint John the Apostle School in Clark recently sang in the New Jersey All State Honor Choir concert at the J. P. Case Middle School in Flemington.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Lori Zamanski, a resident of Linden, was recently inducted into the Providence College chapter of Tau Pi Phi, the national honor society for Accounting, Business Administration, and Economics.
RAHWAY — The character education theme for the month of April at Roosevelt School in Rahway was RESPECT.
Finally, after what I can say might be years, someone is protesting farming jobs out of state that should remain in our areas. Did anyone happen to pick up that bit of news that local workers are angry at PSE&G for hiring out of state contractors for call centers to answer phones and meter problems?
WOODBRIDGE — Authorities are actively investigating the death of a Colonia man, who was found on a township street yesterday morning.
PISCATAWAY — A township police officer has been arrested and charged with taking an undetermined amount of cocaine while working as the department’s evidence officer, authorities said.
EDISON — A total of 1445 students – the largest class in Middlesex County College history – graduated Thursday, May 19 at the 44th annual Commencement exercises witnessed by more than 3,000 guests.